- The bus lurched forward and Rachel clutched the metal pole for balance. She took a deep breath and exhaled slowly, trying to calm her nerves. This was her first day back at work after a long absence, and she was anxious about what the day would bring.
- As she scanned the crowded bus, she noticed two familiar figures -the bald guy with a cobra tattoo and the brown, model-like giant. Leo's bodyguards, she thought, her heart racing.